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  22 Jun: Closure for the Accreditation for the 10th BRICS Summit, Johannesburg, South Africa
  20 Jun: Fourth Meeting of the BRICS Deputy Ministers on the Middle East and North Africa (MENA), Pretoria, South Africa
  19 Jun: Accreditation for the Fourth Meeting of the BRICS Deputy Ministers on the Middle East and North Africa (MENA), Pretoria, South Africa
  18 Jun: Speaker's Meeting on “BRICS in Africa: Working towards the realisation of the African Aspirations” by the Department of International Relations and Cooperation (DIRCO) and South African Institute of International Affairs (SAIIA), Johannesburg, South Africa
  18 Jun: BRICS Roundtable Discussion, Durban, South Africa
  17 Jun: Minister Lindiwe Sisulu celebrates Youth Month, Grace Bible Church, Soweto, South Africa
  16 Jun: Youth Day (South Africa)
  9 Jun: G7 Leaders’ Summit Outreach, Quebec, Canada
  8 Jun: United Nations Security Council (UNSC) elections, New York, USA
  5 Jun: Working Visit by President Brahim Ghali of the Saharawi Arab Democratic Republic, to Pretoria, South Africa
  4 Jun: Second Formal Meeting of the BRICS Foreign Affairs/International Relations Ministers, Pretoria, South Africa
  4 Jun: IBSA Declaration on South-South Cooperation, Pretoria, South Africa
  2, 3 and 4 Jun: Media Accreditation for the BRICS Ministerial Meeting, Pretoria, South Africa
  1 Jun: 107th Session of the African, Caribbean and Pacific Group (ACP) Council of Ministers and the 43rd Session of the ACP-European Union (EU) Joint Council of Ministers, Lomé, Togo
  June: Youth Month (South Africa)
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Deputy Minister Landers to host the Fourth Meeting of the BRICS Deputy Ministers on the Middle East and North Africa (MENA)

International Relations and Cooperation Deputy Minister Luwellyn Landers will on Wednesday, 20 June 2018 host the Fourth Meeting of the BRICS Deputy Ministers on the Middle East and North Africa (MENA), scheduled to take place in Pretoria.

Fourth Meeting of the BRICS Deputy Ministers on the Middle East and North Africa (MENA)

Date : Wednesday, 20 June 2018
Time : 09h00 – 09h35 (Opening Remarks)

Welcome Remarks by Deputy Minister Landers
Welcome Statements by Heads of Delegations
Time : 09H35 – 09H45 (group photo)
Venue : OR Tambo Building
Conference Centre 1
RSVP : Kgopotso Rapakuana, rapakuanak@dirco.gov.za by close of business on Monday, 18 June 2018
 

Accreditation for the Fourth Meeting of the BRICS Deputy Ministers on the Middle East and North Africa (MENA)

Date : Tuesday, 19 June 2018
Time : 09H00 - 16H00
Venue : OR Tambo Building
Welcome Centre
Room 14
Enquiries : Mr Ndivhuwo Mabaya, 083 645 7838
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Professor Anil Sooklal, the Deputy Director General of Asia Middle East from the Department of International Relations and Cooperation, addresses the BRICS Roundtable Discussion, Durban, South Africa, 18 June 2018. Professor Anil Sooklal, the Deputy Director General of Asia Middle East from the Department of International Relations and Cooperation, addresses the BRICS Roundtable Discussion, Durban, South Africa, 18 June 2018.

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DIRCO embarks on pre-BRICS events

The Department of International Relations and Cooperation (DIRCO) is embarking on a number of activities in the run-up to the 10th BRICS Summit. These include the Speaker's Meeting at the South African Institute of International Affairs (SAIIA), to be addressed by Deputy Minister Luwellyn Landers, and the BRICS Roundtable Discussion in Durban, to be addressed by Prof. Anil Sooklal, BRICS Sous-Sherpa and Deputy Director-General for Asia and Middle East in DIRCO.

Speaker's Meeting (SAIIA)

Date : Monday, 18 June 2018
Time : 16H00 to conclude by 17H30 (Media to arrive at 15:30)
Venue   SAIIA Head Office
East Campus
Wits University
Johannesburg

Parking

: Parking is available on both sides of Jan Smuts House and the surrounding area
RSVP : Kgopotso Rapakuana, rapakuanak@dirco.gov.za or Fortunate Xaba, fortunte.xaba@wits.ac.za
 

BRICS Roundtable Discussion

Date : Monday, 18 June 2018
Time : 09H30 (Media to arrive at 09:00)
Venue : Moses Mabhida Stadium
Durban
RSVP : Kgopotso Rapakuana, rapakuanak@dirco.gov.za or Lihle Nxumalo, lihle@gcis.gov.za
Enquiries : Mr Ndivhuwo Mabaya 083 645 7838
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Deputy Minister Landers to address the South African Institute of International Affairs (SAIIA) Speaker’s Meeting

The Department of International Relations and Cooperation (DIRCO) and the South African Institute of International Affairs invite the media to a Speaker's Meeting to be addressed by Deputy Minister Luwellyn Landers. The meeting will focus on “BRICS in Africa: Working towards the realisation of the African Aspirations”.

Date : Monday, 18 June 2018
Time : 16h00 - 17h30 (Media to arrive at 15:30)
Venue : SAIIA Head Office
East Campus
Wits University
Johannesburg

Parking

: Parking is available on both sides of Jan Smuts House and the surrounding area
RSVP : Kgopotso Rapakuana, rapakuanak@dirco.gov.za and Fortunate Xaba, fortunte.xaba@wits.ac.za
Enquiries : Mr Ndivhuwo Mabaya, 083 645 7838 or Mabayan@dirco.gov.za
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Minister Lindiwe Sisulu with Bishop Mosa Sono and Ambassador S T Lin of China, Soweto, South Africa, 17 June 2018. Minister Lindiwe Sisulu with Bishop Mosa Sono and Ambassador S T Lin of China, Soweto, South Africa, 17 June 2018.
Minister Lindiwe Sisulu with Bishop Mosa Sono and Ambassador S T Lin of China, Soweto, South Africa, 17 June 2018.

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Minister Sisulu to celebrate Youth Month at the Grace Bible Church

The Minister of International Relations and Cooperation, Lindiwe Sisulu will on Sunday, 17 June 2018, celebrate Youth Day with the youth of the Grace Bible Church in Soweto, Gauteng.

Date : Sunday, 17 June 2018
Time : 09H00
Venue : Grace Bible Church
1478 Dlebelendlovu Street
Zone 1
Pimville
Soweto
Enquiries : Mr Ndivhuwo Mabaya, 083 645 7838
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Former Deputy Chief Justice Moseneke to lead Mediation Team in Lesotho. President Cyril Ramaphosa has appointed the Former Deputy Chief Justice of the Republic of South Africa, Dikgang Ernest Moseneke, as the Leader of the Mediation Team of the Southern African Development Community (SADC) Facilitation in the Kingdom of Lesotho, which will assist the President as he continues to facilitate the political national dialogue and reform processes in the Kingdom of Lesotho.

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Deputy Minister Reginah Mhaule of the Department of International Relations and Cooperation opens the Workshop on the MAC Protocol to the Cape Town Convention co-hosted by DIRCO, the University of Johannesburg, and the International Institute for the Unification of Private Law (UNIDROIT), Johannesburg, South Africa, 13 June 2018. Deputy Minister Reginah Mhaule of the Department of International Relations and Cooperation opens the Workshop on the MAC Protocol to the Cape Town Convention co-hosted by DIRCO, the University of Johannesburg, and the International Institute for the Unification of Private Law (UNIDROIT), Johannesburg, South Africa, 13 June 2018.

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President Ramaphosa concludes successful Visit to Canada. Canada - President Ramaphosa has today, 10 June 2018, concluded his working visit to Canada where he participated in the G7 Leaders’ Outreach Summit held in Quebec City, under the theme “Healthy, Productive and Resilient Oceans and Seas, Coasts and Communities”.
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Address by President Cyril Ramaphosa at the South Africa-Canada Investor Engagement in Toronto, Canada, 8 June 2018. It is a great pleasure to have the opportunity to engage with you as we head to the G7 Outreach meeting in Charlevoix over the weekend. This is a welcome opportunity to talk about South Africa’s economic renewal and the opportunities it presents for investors from across the world.

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Statement by President Ramaphosa following the UN Security Council Elections. The United Nations General Assembly has today, Friday, 8 June 2018, elected South Africa to serve in the United Nations Security Council for the term 2019-2020 as a non-permanent member. This will be the third time that South Africa will be serving in the Security Council since the dawn of democracy in 1994.
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Minister Lindiwe Sisulu hosts a celebratory lunch with SADC Group, SA Delegation and Mission Staff, New York, USA, 8 June 2018.

Minister Lindiwe Sisulu hosts a celebratory lunch with SADC Group, SA Delegation and Mission Staff, New York, USA, 8 June 2018.

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Minister Lindiwe Sisulu at the United Nations General Assembly Elections for the non-permanent seats in the Security Council, New York, USA, 8 June 2018.

Minister Lindiwe Sisulu at the United Nations General Assembly Elections for the non-permanent seats in the Security Council, New York, USA, 8 June 2018.

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Media Remarks following South Africa's election to the Non-Permanent Seat in the UN Security Council, 8 June 2018. We wish to express our sincere appreciation to the Member States of the UN General Assembly for supporting South Africa's candidacy for the non-permanent seat on the Security Council for the period 2019-2020. We are honoured and humbled by this gesture of confidence.

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South Africa sends condolence message to Guatemala following volcanic eruption. The President of the Republic of South Africa, H.E. Mr Cyril Ramaphosa, has, on behalf of the Government and the people of South Africa, offered his deepest condolences to the President of the Republic of Guatemala, HE Mr Jimmy Morales, his Government and the people of Guatemala following the recent volcanic eruption which occurred in that country.

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President Ramaphosa departs South Africa for Canada to participate in the G7 Leaders' Summit Outreach. Pretoria - President Cyril Ramaphosa has today, Thursday, 07 June 2018, departed South Africa for Canada, to participate in the G7 Leaders’ Summit Outreach to be held in Québec City under the theme “Healthy, Productive and Resilient Oceans and Seas, Coasts and Communities”.

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Minister Lindiwe Sisulu hosts a reception on the occasion of South Africa's campaign to the UN Security Council for the term 2019 - 2020, New York, USA, 7 June 2018. Minister Lindiwe Sisulu hosts a reception on the occasion of South Africa's campaign to the UN Security Council for the term 2019 - 2020, New York, USA, 7 June 2018.
Minister Lindiwe Sisulu hosts a reception on the occasion of South Africa's campaign to the UN Security Council for the term 2019 - 2020, New York, USA, 7 June 2018. Minister Lindiwe Sisulu hosts a reception on the occasion of South Africa's campaign to the UN Security Council for the term 2019 - 2020, New York, USA, 7 June 2018.

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Preview Interviews by Minister Lindiwe Sisulu with Nick Harper of Feature Story News (reporting for SABC) and Nadia Neophytou of EWN, and DIRCO News Agency on the sidelines of Minister's reception on the occasion of the campaign for the non-permanent seat in the UN Security Council, New York USA, 7 June 2018. Preview Interviews by Minister Lindiwe Sisulu with Nick Harper of Feature Story News (reporting for SABC) and Nadia Neophytou of EWN, and DIRCO News Agency on the sidelines of Minister's reception on the occasion of the campaign for the non-permanent seat in the UN Security Council, New York USA, 7 June 2018.

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Minister Sisulu arrives in New York ahead of the UNSC elections. The Minister of International Relations and Cooperation, Lindiwe Sisulu, has today, 07 June 2018 arrived in New York, ahead of the United Nations Security Council (UNSC) elections scheduled for tomorrow, 08 June 2018.

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President Ramaphosa to participate in the G7 Leaders’ Summit Outreach in Quebec, Canada. President Cyril Ramaphosa will participate in the G7 Leaders’ Summit Outreach to be held on Saturday, 9 June 2018, in Quebec, Canada, under the theme Healthy, Productive and Resilient Oceans and Seas, Coasts and Communities.

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Deputy Minister Luwellyn Landers together with the Minister of External Affairs of India, Ms Sushma Swaraj, mark the 125th Anniversary of the eviction of Mahatma Gandhi, Pietermaritzburg Railway Station, Pietermaritzburg, South Africa, 7 June 2018. Deputy Minister Luwellyn Landers together with the Minister of External Affairs of India, Ms Sushma Swaraj, mark the 125th Anniversary of the eviction of Mahatma Gandhi, Pietermaritzburg Railway Station, Pietermaritzburg, South Africa, 7 June 2018.
Deputy Minister Luwellyn Landers together with the Minister of External Affairs of India, Ms Sushma Swaraj, mark the 125th Anniversary of the eviction of Mahatma Gandhi, Pietermaritzburg Railway Station, Pietermaritzburg, South Africa, 7 June 2018.

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South Africa and India to commemorate Ghandi train incident. The Minister of External Affairs of India, Her Excellency, Minister Sushma Swaraj, will visit Durban, KwaZulu-Natal Province, to attend the commemoration of the event which occurred 125 years ago, on 07 June 1893, when a young Mahatma Gandhi was forcibly removed from the first class, whites-only carriage of a train in Pietermaritzburg.
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President Cyril Ramaphosa receives President Brahim Ghali of the Saharawi Arab Democratic Republic (SADR), Union Buildings, Pretoria, South Africa, 5 June 2018. President Cyril Ramaphosa receives President Brahim Ghali of the Saharawi Arab Democratic Republic (SADR), Union Buildings, Pretoria, South Africa, 5 June 2018.

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Joint Communiqué on the occasion of the Working Visit by H.E Mr Brahim Ghali, President of the Saharawi Arab Democratic Republic to the South African Republic, 5 June 2018. On 5 June 2018, President Ramaphosa received the President of the Saharawi Arab Democratic Republic, H.E. Mr Brahim Ghali, on his Working Visit to South Africa.

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Remarks to the Media by President Cyril Ramaphosa following Talks with President Brahim Ghali of the Saharawi Arab Democratic Republic, Union Buildings, Pretoria, 5 June 2018. Allow me, Your Excellency, to once again welcome you to South Africa. Even though our respective countries are located on the extreme ends of our Continent, we are brought together by an unbreakable bond that were forged during our common fight against colonialism and apartheid.

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Opening Remarks by President Cyril Ramaphosa during the Working Visit of President Brahim Ghali of The Saharawi Arab Democratic Republic, Union Buildings, Pretoria, 5 June 2018. It is with great pleasure that I welcome you, Mr President, and your delegation on the occasion of your working visit to South Africa. We believe that through this visit, the historical and fraternal relations that happily exist between our two governments and peoples will be further strengthened.

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President Ramaphosa to receive President Abraham Ghali of the Saharawi Arab Democratic Republic. President Cyril Ramaphosa will on Tuesday, 05 June 2018, receive the President of the Saharawi Arab Democratic Republic, His Excellency President Brahim Ghali, for a Working Visit.
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Minister Lindiwe Sisulu; the Minister of External Affairs, Sushma Swaraj, of India; and the Deputy Vice Minister of Foreign Affairs, Marcos Galvão of Brazil, at the IBSA Ministerial Meeting, OR Tambo Building, Pretoria, South Africa, 4 June 2018. Minister Lindiwe Sisulu; the Minister of External Affairs, Sushma Swaraj, of India; and the Deputy Vice Minister of Foreign Affairs, Marcos Galvão of Brazil, at the IBSA Ministerial Meeting, OR Tambo Building, Pretoria, South Africa, 4 June 2018.

Picture: Jacoline Schoonees
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IBSA Declaration on South-South Cooperation, Pretoria, 4th June, 2018. The External Affairs Minister of the Republic of India, Smt. Sushma Swaraj, The Minister of International Relations and Cooperation of the Republic of South Africa, Ms. Lindiwe Sisulu and the Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Federative Republic of Brazil, Mr. Marcos Bezerra Abbott Galvão, met in Pretoria on 4th June, 2018.
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Joint Press Release: IBSA Foreign Ministers’ Meeting, Pretoria, 4th June, 2018. The External Affairs Minister of the Republic of India, Smt. Sushma Swaraj, The Minister of International Relations and Cooperation of the Republic of South Africa, Ms. Lindiwe Sisulu and the Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Federative Republic of Brazil, Mr. Marcos Bezerra Abbott Galvão, met in Pretoria on 4th June, 2018 for the informal meeting of IBSA Foreign Ministers.

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Minister Lindiwe Sisulu opens the Second Formal BRICS Foreign Affairs/International Relations Ministers Meeting, OR Tambo Building, Pretoria, South Africa, 4 June 2018. Minister Lindiwe Sisulu opens the Second Formal BRICS Foreign Affairs/International Relations Ministers Meeting, OR Tambo Building, Pretoria, South Africa, 4 June 2018.
BRICS Ministers attending: State Councillor and Minister of Foreign Affairs, Wang Li, of China; Minister of Foreign Affairs, Sergey Lavrov, of Russia, Minister Lindiwe Sisulu of South Africa; Minister of External Affairs, Sushma Swaraj, of India; and Deputy Vice Minister of Foreign Affairs, Marcos Galvão of Brazil, Pretoria, South Africa, 4 June 2018.

BRICS Ministers attending: State Councillor and Minister of Foreign Affairs, Wang Li, of China; Minister of Foreign Affairs, Sergey Lavrov, of Russia, Minister Lindiwe Sisulu of South Africa; Minister of External Affairs, Sushma Swaraj, of India; and Deputy Vice Minister of Foreign Affairs, Marcos Galvão of Brazil, Pretoria, South Africa, 4 June 2018.

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Meeting of the BRICS Ministers of Foreign Affairs / International Relations, 4 June 2018, Pretoria, South Africa. The Ministers of Foreign Affairs/International Relations of the Federative Republic of Brazil, the Russian Federation, the Republic of India, the People’s Republic of China and the Republic of South Africa, met on 4 June 2018 in Pretoria, South Africa.

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Opening Remarks by Minister Lindiwe Sisulu at the Meeting of the BRICS Ministers of Foreign Affairs/ International Relations, DIRCO, Pretoria, 04 June 2018. It is my sincere honour to welcome you to South Africa on the eve of the Second Formal Meeting of the BRICS Ministers of Foreign Affairs/International Relations. Honourable Ministers, your presence here re-affirms and strengthens the long-standing bonds of friendship and cooperation we have built in the decade of our strategic partnership.

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Media accreditation for the BRICS Ministerial Meeting on Monday, 04 June 2018

Members of the media are informed that accreditation for the BRICS Ministerial Meeting will be issued at the Department of International Relations and Cooperation (DIRCO) from Saturday, 02 June 2018 to Monday, 04 June 2018.

The accreditation will take place as follows:

Date :

Saturday, 02 June 2018 and Sunday, 03 June 2018

Time : 09H00 – 16H00
Venue :

OR Tambo Building, Welcome Centre, Room 12

 
Date : Monday, 04 June 2018
Time : 07H00 – 08H00
Venue : OR Tambo Building, Welcome Centre, Room 12
Accreditation : Kgopotso Rapakuana on 0730583876
Enquiries : Mr Ndivhuwo Mabaya, 083 645 7838
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Accreditation for the 10th BRICS Summit

Members of the media are invited to apply to be accredited to the 10th BRICS Summit, which will be hosted at the Sandton International Convention Centre, Johannesburg, South Africa, from 25 to 27 July 2018.

Online Registration :

https://macc.gcis.gov.za

Closing Date :

Friday, 22 June 2018

Summit Information : http://www.brics2018.org.za
Accreditation Enquiries :

Ms Mmemme Mogotsi: mmemme@gcis.gov.za / 072 856 4288
Ms Kgopotso Rapakuana: rapakuanak@dirco.gov.za / 073 058 3876

Enquiries : Mr Ndivhuwo Mabaya, 083 645 7838
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Minister Sisulu to host the meeting of BRICS Foreign Ministers

International Relations and Cooperation Minister Lindiwe Sisulu will on Monday, 04 June 2018, host the Second Formal Meeting of the BRICS Foreign Affairs/International Relations Ministers, scheduled to take place in Pretoria.

Group photo

Date : Monday, 04 June 2018
Time : 09H00 (Media to arrive at 08H30)
Venue : OR Tambo Building
Conference Centre 1
 

Opening Session

Date : Monday, 04 June 2018
Time : 09H15 - 09H50
  : Welcome Remarks by Minister Lindiwe Sisulu

Welcome Statements by Heads of Delegations
 

Joint Press Conference

Date : Monday, 04 June 2018
Time : 14H00
Venue : OR Tambo Building
Conference Centre 1
RSVP : Kgopotso Rapakuana, rapakuanak@dirco.gov.za
Enquiries : Mr Ndivhuwo Mabaya, 083 645 7838
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Deputy Minister Luwellyn Landers at the 107th Session of ACP Council of Ministers Meeting, Lomé, Togo, 29 May 2018. Deputy Minister Luwellyn Landers at the 107th Session of ACP Council of Ministers Meeting, Lomé, Togo, 29 May 2018.

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Deputy Minister Landers arrives in Togo on a working visit. The Deputy Minister of International Relations and Cooperation, Luwellyn Landers, has arrived in Lomé, Togo, for the 107th Session of the African, Caribbean and Pacific Group (ACP) Council of Ministers and the 43rd Session of the ACP-European Union (EU) Joint Council of Ministers, expected to end on 01 June 2018.
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Deputy Minister Reginah Mhaule and Vice-Minister Qian Keming sign the agreed Minutes of the Second Session of the South Africa-China Joint Working Group, Pretoria, South Africa, 28 May 2018. Deputy Minister Reginah Mhaule and Vice-Minister Qian Keming sign the agreed Minutes of the Second Session of the South Africa-China Joint Working Group, Pretoria, South Africa, 28 May 2018.

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President Cyril Ramaphosa hosts the Diplomatic Corps in celebration of Africa Day 2018, Sefako M. Makgatho Presidential Guesthouse, Pretoria, South Africa, 25 May 2018.

President Cyril Ramaphosa hosts the Diplomatic Corps in celebration of Africa Day 2018, Sefako M. Makgatho Presidential Guesthouse, Pretoria, South Africa, 25 May 2018.

Picture: Jacoline Schoonees

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Address by H.E. President Matamela Cyril Ramaphosa to Members of the Diplomatic Corps on the occasion of Africa Day, 25 May 2018, Sefako Makgatho Presidential Guesthouse, Pretoria. Today we celebrate Africa’s premier anniversary, Africa Day! We take this opportunity to pay tribute to our forebears who bequeathed to us a dynamic vision of a unified and prosperous Continent at peace with itself and the world.

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President Ramaphosa to host the Diplomatic Corps in Celebration of Africa Day

President Cyril Ramaphosa will tomorrow, 25 May 2018 host the Diplomatic Corps in celebration of Africa Day 2018.

Date :

Friday, 25 May 2018

Time : 12H30 (Media to arrive at 12H00)
Venue :

Sefako M. Makgatho Presidential Guesthouse
Pretoria

RSVP : Ms Kgopotso Rapakuana on 073 058 3876 or Rapakuanak@dirco.gov.za and Shadi Baloyi on 072 571 6415 or shadi@presidency.gov.za by 09h00 on 25 May 2018)
Enquiries : Khusela Diko, Spokesperson on 072 854 5707
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President Ramaphosa congratulates his Venezuelan counterpart. The President of the Republic of South Africa, H.E. Cyril Ramaphosa, has, on behalf of the government and the people of South Africa, congratulated his Venezuelan counterpart, H.E. Mr Nicolás Maduro Moros, following the outcome of the elections held on Sunday, 20 May 2018, that saw President Maduro Moros re-elected for a further six-year term.

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Extracts from a speech by Luwellyn Landers MP during the Debate on Vote 1 – Presidency in the National Assembly on Wednesday, 23 May 2018. SOUTH AFRICA’S ROLE IN THE INTERNATIONAL ARENA” - I am humbled to be afforded this opportunity to debate on a matter that forms the crux of our work.

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Statement on the Cabinet Meeting of 23 May 2018. Cabinet met on Wednesday, 23 May 2018, at Tuynhuis, Cape Town. Issues in The Environment - Gender Based Violence (GBV) - Cabinet strongly condemns the violence against women and children.

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Bilateral Meeting between Minister Lindiwe Sisulu and the Minister of Foreign Affairs to the Argentine Republic, Jorge Faurie, Buenos Aires, Argentina, 22 May 2018. Bilateral Meeting between Minister Lindiwe Sisulu and the Minister of Foreign Affairs to the Argentine Republic, Jorge Faurie, Buenos Aires, Argentina, 22 May 2018.
Bilateral Meeting between Minister Lindiwe Sisulu and the Minister of Foreign Affairs to the Argentine Republic, Jorge Faurie, Buenos Aires, Argentina, 22 May 2018. Bilateral Meeting between Minister Lindiwe Sisulu and the Minister of Foreign Affairs to the Argentine Republic, Jorge Faurie, Buenos Aires, Argentina, 22 May 2018.
Bilateral Meeting between Minister Lindiwe Sisulu and the Minister of Foreign Affairs to the Argentine Republic, Jorge Faurie, Buenos Aires, Argentina, 22 May 2018.

Bilateral Meeting between Minister Lindiwe Sisulu and the Minister of Foreign Affairs to the Argentine Republic, Jorge Faurie, Buenos Aires, Argentina, 22 May 2018.

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Minister Sisulu concludes successful visit to Argentina. International Relations and Cooperation Minister Lindiwe Sisulu has concluded her successful visit to Argentina, where she led a South African delegation at the G20 Meeting of Foreign Affairs Ministers. The meeting was held in preparation for the G20 Leaders' Summit, which will be held in November 2018.
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Minister Lindiwe Sisulu at the Memorial Service of Ambassador Sonwabo Edwin 'Eddie' Funde, OR Tambo Building, Pretoria, South Africa, 28 May 2018. Minister Lindiwe Sisulu at the Memorial Service of Ambassador Sonwabo Edwin 'Eddie' Funde, OR Tambo Building, Pretoria, South Africa, 28 May 2018.

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Minister Sisulu sends condolence message to Ambassador Funde's family. International Relations and Cooperation Minister Lindiwe Sisulu has leant with sadness of the passing on of former Ambassador Sonwabo Eddie Funde.

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Minister Lindiwe Sisulu, participates at the G20 Foreign Ministers Meeting, Buenos Aires, Argentina, 21 May 2018. Minister Lindiwe Sisulu, participates at the G20 Foreign Ministers Meeting, Buenos Aires, Argentina, 21 May 2018.
Minister Lindiwe Sisulu, participates at the G20 Foreign Ministers Meeting, Buenos Aires, Argentina, 21 May 2018. Minister Lindiwe Sisulu, participates at the G20 Foreign Ministers Meeting, Buenos Aires, Argentina, 21 May 2018.

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